honey
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honey(
huh
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ni
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. la miel
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Honey is made by bees using the nectar of flowers.La miel la hacen las abejas usando el néctar de las flores.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(term of endearment)
a. cariño
I miss you, honey.Te extraño, cariño.
b. cielo
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Hey, honey. When are your parents coming to visit?Oye, cielo. ¿Cuándo es que tus padres nos vienen a visitar?
c. mi amor
What's the matter, honey? Why are you crying?¿Qué te pasa, mi amor? ¿Por qué lloras?
d. mi vida
I love you, honey.Te amo, mi vida.
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honey
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (food)
a. la miel
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (colloquial)
a. el cariño m, cielo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(term of endearment)
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honey [ˈhʌnɪ]
noun
1 (from bees) miel (f)
2 (US) (form of address) cariño (m)
hi, honey! ¡hola, cariño!; is everything ok, honey? ¿todo bien, cariño or mi vida? (informal); she's a honey es un encanto
modifier
honey blonde (n) rubia (f) miel
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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